|Avalon Time 44 Eps (& 15 Red Skelton Radio Show Eps = 59)|
(44 Episodes 'Avalon Time' plus 15 'Red Skelton Radio Show' Eps = 59 Episodes) 'Avalon Time,' Avalon Cigarettes sponsored, was Red (for his hair colour) Skelton's first paid gig. OTR * def gp ddh
Keywords: Old Time Radio; OTR Comedy; Red Skelton
Downloads: 3,112 (2 reviews)
|Eb & Zeb 60 Eps|
(60 Episodes) Eb & Zeb (1932-1933) was similar to the format of the Lum & Abner comedy show, this one about two old codgers who run a General Store in Corn Center. Eb speaks with a most annoying whistle thru his teeth * def gp ddh
Keywords: OTR Comedy Soap Opera; Eb & Zeb
Downloads: 2,262 (1 review)
|Bob Hope 10 Eps|
(10 Episodes) BOB HOPE (Leslie Townes Hope - May 29, 1903 to July 27, 2003) was born in Eltham, London, England to Welsh opera singing mother, Avis Townes & British stonemason, William Henry Hope. 1908,the Hope family (Bob was the fifth of 7 sons) emigrated to America aboard the SS Philadelphia, passing thru Ellis Island gates March 30th 1908. Bob was five years old, when they left Britain, becoming a US Citizen 12 years later, at the age of 17...
Keywords: OTR Comedy; Bob Hope Show; Wartime; Sitcom; Comedian
|Festus Talks About 8 Eps|
(8 Episodes) "Festus Talks About..." Festus (from Gunsmoke fame) talks about just about anything ... * def gp ddh
Keywords: Festus Talks About; OTR Western; Gunsmoke; OTR Comedy
Downloads: 3,808 (3 reviews)
|Dr. Tim Detective 07 Eps|
(07 Episodes) (03, 04, 05, 06, 09, 10, 13) "Dr. Tim Detective," the 15 minute comedy detective from the late 40s, has been a tough one to find information on, but I will continue to search! * def gp ddh
Keywords: Old Time Radio, OTR Comedy Detective; Dr. Tim Detective
Downloads: 2,274 (1 review)
|Easy Aces (291 Eps) etc..etc Pg 2 (150 EPs Easy Aces)|
(150 Eps) Easy Aces (OTR Source: ) * def gp ddh
Keywords: Easy Aces; OTR Comedy; Old Time Radio; Goodman & Jane Ace
|Duffy's Tavern 118 Eps|
(118 Episodes) "Duffy's Tavern" was/is a Wartime situation comedy which ran for a decade on several different radio networks: CBS, 1941–1942; NBC-Blue Network, 1942–1944; NBC, 1944–1951. The final "Duffy's Tavern" episode airdate was December 28, 1951. Ed Gardner starred as Archie, manager of the drinking establishment owned by Duffy, "...where the elite meet to eat." Ed Gardner, writer/actor who co-created the series, had performed the character of Archie and spoken of "Duffy's Tavern," a...
Keywords: Old TIme Radio; OTR Sitcom; OTR Comedy. Duffy's Tavern
|Spike Jones & his City Slickers (The Radio Years)|
(05 Episodes) Spike Jones & the City Slickers (The Radio Years): Lindley Armstrong "Spike" Jones (December 14, 1911 - May 1, 1965) was a popular musician and bandleader specializing in performing satirical arrangements of popular songs. Ballads and classical works receiving the Jones treatment would be punctuated with gunshots, whistles, cowbells, and ridiculous vocals. Through the 1940s and early 1950s, the band recorded under the title Spike Jones and his City Slickers and toured the United St...
Keywords: Old Time Radio; OTR Comedy Musician; Spike Jones & his City Slickers
|Adventures of Detectives Black and Blue 05 Eps|
(05 Episodes) "The Adventures of Detectives Black and Blue": was a 15 minute per syndicated episodes, OTR comedy-detective program, broadcast from 1933-1935. Folgers Coffee was a strong sponsor of this program. SYNOPSIS: This is the story of 2 room-mates and country store workers (Black & Blue), who attempt to work as amateur detectives - with comical results. It truly is a shame that these 5 episodes appear to be the only survivors of that 2 year period, as it is one of the better comedy series...
Keywords: The Adventures of Detectives Black and Blue; Old Time Radio; OTR Comedy Detective; 1930s Comedy
|The Aldrich Family 97 Eps|
(97 Episodes) "The Aldrich Family" is one of those really GREAT and TIMELESS Old Time Radio sitcoms that make you laugh every time you listen to it. The main characters (created by Clifford Goldsmith) never age. Henry Aldrich (portrayed by Ezra Stone, Vic Jones and Bobby Ellis) is one of those types of teenagers everyone has met at sometime during life, as is his best buddy, Homer Brown (Jackie Kelk, Jack Grimes, Johnny Fieldler)...
Keywords: Old Time Radio; The Aldrich Family; OTR Sitcom; OTR Comedy; OTR Situation Comedy
Downloads: 36,642 (8 reviews)
|The Smiths of Hollywood 28 Eps|
(28 Episodes - 1 Audition & 27 EPs) "The Smiths of Hollywood," broadcast in 1947, was a 27 episode, syndicated, situation comedy. The successful audition took place September 20, 1946 and the program debuted January 10 1947. Final episode aired July 04, 1947. The comedic role of Uncle Cecil played to a "tea" by very British actor, Arthur Treacher. Harry Von Zell and Brenda Marshall portray the nephew and niece Uncle Cecil moves in with...
Keywords: Old Time Radio; OTR Sitcom; The Smiths of Hollywood; OTR Comedy
|Clara Lu n Em 15 Eps|
(11 Episodes, 1 interview, 1 theme song & 2 INC Eps with interesting info) "Clara Lu 'n' Em" During the late evening of Tuesday, January 27, 1931 (10:30 pm), "Clara Lu 'n' Em" made radio-broadcasting-history. when it hit the NBC Blue Network airwaves as, what appears to be, the first-ever soap opera. "Clara Lu 'n' Em" aired throughout the 30s & early 40s on the NBC Blue Network & CBS, until, in 1945 it reached syndication heaven...
Keywords: Old Time Radio; OTR Sitcom; OTR Comedy; Clara Lu n Em; First Soap Opera
|Meet Mr McNutley 06 Eps|
(06 Episodes - 3 more un-playable not uploaded) "Meet Mr McNutley" Old Time Radio's 1953-1954, 30 minute situation comedy, "Meet Mr McNutley," premiered on CBS Radio, thursday Sep 17, 1953. This radio show lasted only one season; the final broadcast took place June 10, 1954. "Meet Mr. McNutley" did graduate to television, the TV version of which lasted one season longer than did its radio counterpart...
Keywords: Old Time Radio; OTR Sitcom; OTR Comedy; CBS; Radio; TV; Television
|Ozzie & Harriet 81 Eps|
(81 Episodes) "The Adventures of Ozzie & Harriet" situation comedy has many reused scripts and actual repeat shows. What is here, is in chronological order according to times they aired. * def gp ddh
Keywords: Old Time Radio. OTR Sitcom; OTR Comedy; Adventures of Ozzie & Harriet; Nelson
Downloads: 31,618 (2 reviews)
|Fibber McGee & Molly! 1930s (63 Eps)|
(63 Episodes) Fibber McGee & Molly - 1930s The Fibber McGee & Molly Show, one of the longest-running radio sitcoms, premiered on NBC Radio Network in 1935, remaining popular until its demise in 1959 - long after radio had ceased to be the dominant form of American household entertainment. SITCOM SYNOPSIS: Much of the show's humor relied on recurring gags, unseen regulars & punchlines that popped up here & there for its many broadcast years...
Keywords: Fibber McGee & Molly; Old Time Radio; OTR Comedy; 1930s Sitcom
Downloads: 37,629 (6 reviews)
|The Adventures of Maisie! 66 Eps|
(66 Episodes) The Adventures of Maisie (aka Maisie): was a radio comedy series starring Ann Sothern, as under-employed entertainer Maisie Ravier, a spin-off of Sothern's successful 1939-1947 Maisie movie series. Sponsored by Eversharp, the first series ran on CBS from July 5, 1945 to March 28, 1947, airing on Thursdays at 8:30pm during the first two months, then moving to Wednesdays at 9:30pm (1945-46), then Fridays at 10:30pm (1946-47)...
Keywords: Old Time Radio Sitcom; OTR Comedy; OTR Sitcom. The Adventures of Maisie; Ann Southern
Downloads: 9,801 (3 reviews)
|Adventures of the Abbotts 18 Eps|
(18 Episodes - AFRTS 1957) "Adventures of the Abbotts" The Abbott Mysteries (1945-1947): The Abbott Mysteries were the 1st radio appearance of Frances Crane's detective 'team' of Pat and Jean Abbott, with Julie Stevens & Chuck Webster in 1945, Les Tremayne & Alice Reinheart in 1946, ending with Julie Stevens & Chuck Webster in 1947 in the starring roles. The Return of The Abbotts: The series premiered over NBC on Sunday, October 03, 1954, with Don Briggs as Pat Abbott and Claudia Morgan as Jean ...
Keywords: Adventures of the Abbotts; Old Time Radio; OTR Comedy-Mystery; Claudia Morgan; Les Damon
Downloads: 6,995 (2 reviews)
|Meet Corliss Archer 10 Eps|
(10 Episodes) “Meet Corliss Archer” The first broadcasting of CBS's “Meet Corliss Archer” (with Campbell's Soup as their sponsor) was April 28, 1946. "Meet Corliss Archer" (CBS’s version of NBC’s popular teenage program, “A Date With Judy”) was yet another program created to entice the younger (teenage) generation to leave extra-curricular activities far behind and hang out, instead, around the family radio...
Keywords: Old Time Radio; OTR; OTR Sitcom; OTR Comedy; Meet Corliss Archer; Janet Waldo
|The Fabulous Dr. Tweedy 07 Eps|
(07 Episodes) "The Fabulous Dr. Tweedy" NBC's 30 minute sitcom, "The Fabulous Dr. Tweedy," (43 Eps from June 02,1946 thru March 03, 1947) was heard on KVOA Radio every Sunday at 4 PM, changing at a later date to Wednesday. "The Fabulous Dr. Tweedy" (played by Frank Morgan) was the absent-minded Doctor of Philosphy, Thaddeus Q. Tweedy. A tenured Professor of Philosophy at his previous college, Dr. Tweedy got the boot for repeatedly flunking star players of the school's football team...
Keywords: Old Time Radio; The Fabulous Dr. Tweedy; OTR Sitcom; OTR Comedy
|Laurel and Hardy 11 Eps|
(11 Episodes) Stan Laurel & Oliver Hardy (Misc Works) 5 Songs/Music; 5 Skits; One Interview * def gp ddh
Keywords: Old Time Radio; Laurel & Hardy; Stan Laurel; Oliver Hardy; OTR Comedy; Skits; NBC
|Amos & Andy! 309 Eps (Pg 2 of 2)|
(309 Episodes on 2 pgs) Pg 1 of 2 - 087 of 309 Eps Pg 2 of 2 - 222 of 309 Eps AMOS & ANDY: Pg 2 of 2 including: 1) First Lines of each episode 2) Program Announcers 3) Program Sponsorship Descriptions 4) Names of All Deleted Doubles Listed as "aka" in Title and Name description 5) BBC 2 Part Documentary: The Real Amos & Andy It took me 3 weeks to clean up my Amos & Andy collection. By cleaning up, I mean I have removed (75 plus) existing doubles, as a result of mis-dated, mis-numbered and mis-ti...
Keywords: Amos & Andy; Sam & Henry; Freeman Gosden & Charles Correll; OTR Sitcom; OTR Comedy Teams
Downloads: 41,140 (7 reviews)
|A Life of Bliss 34 Eps|
(34 Episodes) "A Life of Bliss" BBC Sitcom A Life of Bliss, a new radio sitcom, was introduced by the BBC on the 29th of July, 1953, starring George Cole as awkward, absent-minded bachelor David Bliss In the early episodes, Nora Swinburne played his sister, Pamela Batten & Esmond Knight his brother-in-law, Robert Batten. Later on, these roles were absorbed by Diana Churchill & Colin Gordon The writer of the series, Geoffrey Harrison, was often late completing his scripts, to the extent that he w...
Keywords: A Life of Bliss; Old Time Radio; OTR Comedy; BBC Comedy
Downloads: 8,507 (2 reviews)
|Fred Allen 10 Eps|
(10 Episodes) Classic Fred Allen * def gp ddh
Keywords: Old Time Radio; Fred Allen; Town Hall Tonight; OTR Variety Show; OTR Comedy; Humour, Humor
|Cecil & Sally 14 Eps|
(14 episodes) The 15 minute "Cecil & Sally Show" was the brainchild of American playwright / screenwriter, Johnny Patrick and his co-worker/partner, Helen Troy. In the late 1920s, companies sprang up across America for the purpose of recording music or programs which could be sold, or syndicated, to a number of local or distant city radio stations. One such station, a San Francisco firm by the name of MacGregor & Sollie Inc., produced the "Cecil & Sally" radio program...
Keywords: Old Time Radio; Cecil & Sally; OTR Comedy Soap Opera; 1920s; Sitcom; Situation Comedy
|Baby Snooks 93 Eps|
(93 episodes) Baby Snooks, first portrayed by Fanny Brice during her 1912 vaudeville act, was Fanny's version of the then-time actress, Baby Peggy. Brice later admitted that even though Baby Snooks was a version of herself as a child, Baby Snooks was a caricature of Baby Peggy. In 1934, Fanny wore the Baby Snooks costume (of long, curly, bleach blond hair held together with a large pink ribbon, baggy dress, Buster Brown-like shoes w ankle socks and a big pink all-day sucker) during her time in t...
Keywords: Old Time Radio; Baby Snooks; Fanny Brice; Hanley Stafford; OTR Comedy; OTR Sitcom
Downloads: 23,527 (4 reviews)
|Adventures of Topper 03 Eps|
(03 Episodes) "The Adventures of Topper" Broadcast on the NBC network (WEAF, New York), "The Adventures of Topper" is a wonderful radio situation comedy regarding an old codger who is (pleasently) haunted by the ghost of a beautiful, rich, philandering, young woman (Marion Kirby) & her equally ghostly male companion/husband George. In the 1945-07-19 episode, Topper clearly describes storyline plot to his sweet wife, Malveena - and she immediately calls a shrink! Roland Young assumed the role of ...
Keywords: Old Time Radio; Adventures of Topper; OTR Comedy; OTR Sitcom; Old Time Radio Sitcom; Old Time Radio Comedy
|Candy Matson, Yukon 28209 14 Eps|
(14 Episodes) CANDY MATSON, Yukon 28209 Starring: Natalie Masters Created by: Monty Masters NBC-KGO San Francisco Sustaining Production Announcer: Dudley Manlove Natalie Masters was the star player of private eye Candy Matson, YUKON 2-8209, an NBC West Coast show which first aired in March 1949, and created by husband Monty Masters. He cast his wife, Natalie Parks, in the title role of this sassy, sexy PI...
Keywords: Old Time Radio; OTR Comedy Detective; Comedy Mystery; Women Detectives; Candy Matson; Yukon 28209; Candy Matson Yukon 28209
Downloads: 4,800 (5 reviews)